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Gordon Gilbert Forrest

March 31, 1968 - April 13, 2016


Gordon Gilbert, born in Powell River on March 31, 1968, passed away suddenly on April 14, 2016, at the age of 48. Gord was predeceased by his father Chuck and is survived by his son Erick, mother Gladys and sister Shelley.

Gord was a third-generation logger, born into a pioneering family in Powell River. He followed his father's footsteps, working in the bush his entire life. Gord was a loving father, son and brother, and was liked by all who knew him.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army or Powell River Logger Sports would be greatly appreciated.

A service will be held Saturday, April 23, at 2 pm at Beach Gardens Resort and Marina.
Loggers don't sit around much discussing church, religion or prayer, but a wise man once said, if you ever get to heaven, you'll be surprised who you'll run into there. And when the last trumpet's been sounded and all life's secrets unfold, we'll find more than one set of caulk boot tracks on those streets of solid gold.


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From: Stubberfield Funeral Home Ltd. Staff

Stubberfield Funeral Home Ltd. Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Pete and Brayden Olson
Relation: motocross racing, Logging

May you rest in Peace Gord. You were the true meaning of a real friend and a man of his word. We will never forget all the good times we had with you and your son Erick. Will miss you and your coffee cup forever, Pete, Brayden, Tyler and Family.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
April 23, 2016
Beginning at 2:00pm

Beach Gardens Resort Hotel
7074 Westminster St.
Powell River, BC Canada

7074 Westminster St.
Powell River, BC Canada

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The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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